Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, April 17, 2014 at 17:56:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 93%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, April 17, 2014 at 17:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 08' ||South|
|Longitude: ||121° 07' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.08 meters/second, 1537.5 km/hour, 955.3 miles/hour or 830.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 26.8"||15.92 mi||west||0° 00' 04.9"||0.09 mi||south||15.92 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 53.0"||955.14 mi||west||0° 04' 50.8"||5.55 mi||south||954.95 mi|
|24 hours||13° 27' 06.4"||889.31 mi||east||1° 26' 46.6"||99.47 mi||south||891.32 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Broome||Fri 1:56 AM||150 km||93 miles||81 nm|| SE|
|Kupang||Fri 1:56 AM||816 km||507 miles||441 nm|| NNE|
|Ende||Fri 1:56 AM||919 km||571 miles||496 nm|| N|
|Suai||Fri 2:56 AM||974 km||605 miles||526 nm|| NNE|
|Raba||Fri 1:56 AM||995 km||618 miles||537 nm|| NNW|
|Dili||Fri 2:56 AM||1065 km||662 miles||575 nm|| NNE|
|Denpasar||Fri 1:56 AM||1133 km||704 miles||612 nm|| NW|
|Darwin||Fri 3:26 AM||1167 km||725 miles||630 nm|| ENE|
|Makassar||Fri 1:56 AM||1340 km||833 miles||724 nm|| N|
|Malang||Fri 12:56 AM||1360 km||845 miles||734 nm|| NW|
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